The “Dumbing Down of America” – A Disturbing, Rising Trend
Originally posted on The Political and Social Chaos Blog:
There seems to be a new trend rapidly growing in popularity today, and it is called, “The Dumbing Down of America.” One can see and feel it wherever they go – on TV, in the schools, in the workplace, in social-settings, and even out in public places. People are becoming afraid to question, oppose, or give their opinion on anything anymore, and are being forcibly discouraged from doing so.
Where before, people would gladly offer their personal thoughts, now they keep their mouths shut and feelings to themselves, and the trend is growing at an alarming rate.
So, what are the roots of this “have no mind – have no thought” syndrome?
Some people say big government is to blame. Others say it is a scourge and brain-washing techniques of special-interest groups and the weapons of modern-day, activism.
With big-brother watching our every move, reading our emails…
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